Joonas Korpisalo

by Jorge 04 Mar,2019
Joonas Korpisalo
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 3 Inch
Weight 83 kg
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Joonas Korpisalo
  • Birth Place Pori, Finland
  • Famous Name Joonas Korpisalo
  • Horoscope Taurus
  • Father Jari Korpisalo
  • Net Worth $1 million
  • Salary $900,000
  • Date 21 March 2014
  • Contract 2 year / $1,800,000
  • Position in Team goaltender
  • Current team Columbus Blue Jackets
  • Nationality Finnish
  • Ethnicity white
  • Profession ice hockey
  • Currently Working For Columbus Blue Jackets

Joonas Korpisalo is a Finnish professional ice hockey player who plays in the National Hockey League (NHL). As of 2019, Joonas Korpisalo currently plays for the Columbus Blue Jackets as their goaltender. 

As a goaltender, Joonas Korpisalo reportedly earns around $900,000 as his yearly salary from the Columbus Blue Jackets. Further, Joonas Korpisalo has an estimated net worth of over $1 million. Further, there isn't information about his probable girlfriend or wife in the media yet. 

Joonas Korpisalo Early Life

Joonas Korpisalo was born on 28 April 1994, in Pori, Finland to parents Jari Korpisalo and his mother's name is not revealed yet in media. As per his nationality, he is Finnish and belongs to the white ethnic group. Further, his star sign is Taurus.

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Prior to his NHL career, Korpisalo played for Jokerit and Ilves respectively in the SM-liiga in his native Finland during the 2012–13 and 2013–14 seasons.

Joonas Korpisalo Personal Life

Joonas Korpisalo has until now been an unmarried man. Further,  he has kept his personal life low profiled. Further, he hasn't dropped a single clue about his probable girlfriend or wife. 

In addition, his marriage and divorce have not been recorded until now. He has not, until the present time, clarified his married life, affair, girlfriend, and spouse. Additionally, he seems to be focused on his work rather than love affairs.

However, he has a good relationship with his friends and family as they usually attend his game. Talking about his physique, he is 6 ft 3 inches in height and weighs around 83kg. 

Joonas Korpisalo Net Worth And Salary

As of 21 March 2014, Joonas Korpisalo has an estimated net worth of over $1 million which is quite similar to Neal Pionk. He reportedly signed a 2 year / $1,800,000 contract, including $1,800,000 guaranteed with Columbus Blue Jackets in 21 March 2014.

Further, the NBA player has an average salary of $900,000 annually whereas Artemi Panarin is one of the highest earners of the team with an annual salary of $6,000,000. Additionally, he has managed to  $2,535,314 from his entire professional career. 

Some of his career contract and earnings, including bonus and incentives:

YEAR TEAM SALARY
2015-2016 Columbus Blue Jackets $469,960
2016-2017 Columbus Blue Jackets $463,750
2017-2018 Columbus Blue Jackets $501,604
2018-2019 Columbus Blue Jackets $1,100,000

In 2018-19, Korpisalo will earn a base salary of $1,100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $900,000.

Joonas Korpisalo Professional Career

He was selected by the Blue Jackets in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft's 3rd round (62nd overall). The NHL's Columbus Blue Jackets signed a three-year entry-level contract with Korpisalo on March 21, 2014.

CAPTION: Joonas Korpisalo SOURCE: Last Word on Hockey

Korpisalo took over as the backup goaltender of the Blue Jackets behind Sergei Bobrovsky during the latter half of the 2016–17 NHL season. The Blue Jackets signed a two-year contract extension with Korpisalo on June 9, 2017.

 

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